The Acropolis of Athens

Interesting Information
The Acorpolis of Athens is a limestone structure. The Acropolis is a flat topped rock that is raised 150m/512feet off the ground. The main architect of the Acropolis was named Mnesicles. He was a colleague of another man called Phidias.
The best time of the to go see the Aropolis is in late winter or spring because grass and wild flowers grow through all the cracks of Acropolis.
Acropolis means high city in Greek and is known as the sacred rock.external image 200px-Ac.acropolis3.JPG
Athens began it history as a Nealithic hill fort on top of the Acropolis, sometime in the thrid millennium BC. The Acropolis is in a natural defence position, in the middle of surrounding plains. The settlement is about 20km inland from the Saranic Gulf. The Acropolis of Athens was built in the mid 6th centruy.
Why you should vote for the Acropolis of Athens
The Acropolis is one of the most amazing pieces of architecture the world has seen. It has a feeling of dignity about it. If you have been working on it, as we have, you would vote for it. But we are not the judge of which finalist you vote for.
Please vote for the Acorpolis of Athens.
Where to go to vote
**http://www.new7wonders.com/index.php**
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References
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acropolis_of_Athens__
http://www.athensguide.com/acropolis.html